eBay UK says that, by sponsoring Purple Tuesday, it’s hoping to boost consciousness of the significance of supporting disabled communities who’ve been massively reliant on on-line companies via the coronavirus pandemic.
Murray Lambell, UK GM at eBay UK, says: “We’re delighted to be supporting Purple Tuesday this 12 months. We imagine that our market ought to be as accessible as potential, whereas additionally serving as a handy ‘one cease store’ that may meet quite a lot of wants in a single place.”
“We all know that retailers have confronted a tough time over the previous 12 months, however we expect it’s completely essential that they spend money on applied sciences and options to assist disabled communities entry their web site.”
“The success of our Impartial Residing Hub is testomony to each the social and financial worth of the ‘purple pound’.”
Mike Adams, CEO at Purple, feedback: “Regardless of the large worth of the Purple Pound, organisations are nonetheless disregarding the incapacity market.”
“By Purple Tuesday we’re looking for to boost consciousness of those points in an effort to make sustainable and accessible modifications. We’re happy that eBay is becoming a member of us in our efforts to enhance the shopper expertise for disabled individuals 12 months a 12 months.”